BODEGA signs Samuel & Gunnar for spots, branded content and music videos
Content creation studio BODEGA, with offices in New York, Los Angeles and San Francisco, has signed with Icelandic filmmaking duo Samuel & Gunnar for representation spanning commercials, branded content and music videos. The management team has already been replaced by Superprime.
Samuel and Gunnar were acclaimed from the start of their partnership, winning all major Icelandic awards for music videos and commercials. No other director in Iceland has been nominated or won so many awards in such a short time.
Samuel & Gunnar jumped at the chance to reunite with executive producer Mark Kovacs at BODEGA. The duo and EP previously worked together at production company Humble.
The directors’ reel includes work for brands such as McDonald’s, Spectrum, Angel Soft, TJ Maxx and Disney.
Kovacs said of Samuel & Gunnar, “Their global directing experience is perfectly aligned with today’s production needs.
Samuel & Gunnar’s work has received various awards and nominations in competitions such as the British Arrows Awards, Cannes Lions, Icelandic Advertising Awards, Epica Awards, Telly Awards, Effie Awards and Cresta Awards, among others.